Mayor's Entrepreneur 2017 entry form

To apply for the Mayor of London Entrepreneur 2017, fill out the form below.

As you cannot save your application as you go, you should prepare your answers before you start the form. You'll also need evidence of your student status or recent graduation, eg a scan of your student id / degree certificate to show your eligibility.

You can enter the Mayor's Entrepreneur 2017 as many times as you want, but you must submit a new application for each idea. You can also attach additional information up to a maximum size of 1MB per file.

If you've any questions, please email [email protected]

If you want to enter but don't have an idea just yet, you can register your interest to receive email updates about the competition, including key milestones, stories and deadlines.

* Indicates a required field

 

Information about you/your group:

Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png bmp pdf doc docx ppt pptx xls xlsx.

Details of your idea

Overall idea goals:

Problem*

The problem I am addressing is ...

Solution*

My smart business idea for solving this problem is ...

Originality*

My idea is original because ...

Practicality*

How my idea will be put into action

Clarity*

Describe your idea in 50 words or less that will be used on our website if you are chosen as a finalist.

Carbon emissions reduction*

How my idea will save carbon, who and where it would impact...

Longevity*

Where I see my idea in 5 years time

You may attach up to four files in support of your application. All files must be in Windows format, eg pdf, doc, ppt. The maximum acceptable file size is 1MB.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx ppt pptx xls xlsx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx ppt pptx xls xlsx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx ppt pptx xls xlsx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx ppt pptx xls xlsx.

Read the competition rules and competitions

By submitting this application you (and any group members) get an invitation to a personal/skills development workshop. The cost for your place is covered by the competition. This intensive half-day workshop is run by external consultants who will take you through the key principles of: how to build a relationship with someone new quickly, Identifying and articulating your key points clearly, and how to create extraordinary value with integrity. These skills will be valuable for any of you who are pitching your ideas now and in the future, and in your work and life in general.
 
To book your place on the training on the 6 March 2016, please select one of the options below then add the names of any group members who would like to attend. Please also include your name.

Please note that answering the following question is optional. If you choose to answer, your response will be held confidentially and will not be considered in the judging process as it is purely for our monitoring purposes.

Please tick the following boxes if you or any of your groups members are the first generation of your family to attend university i.e. your parents and/or grandparents did not go to university.